Civic Clubs

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Kay White, candidate for governor of Tennessee, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, May 21, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Mitch Patel, CEO, Vision Hospitality, at East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting, Tuesday, May 22, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Car Barn, 6721 Heritage Business Ct. Cost is $12.

John Farrimond, Amp-Up Nonprofit Consulting, at Hamilton Place Rotary Club.  Wednesday, May 23, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Ken Hays/Ann Coulter on the Innovation District at the Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, May 24, noon at the Convention Center.

Beth Harwell, speaker of the Tennessee House of Representatives and candidate for governor of Tennessee will be the guest speaker of the Nightside Pachyderm Club on Thursday, May 24, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Western Sizzlin, 6021 Relocation Way in Ooltewah.

Gregg Funderburk, Channel 9 Early Morning News co-anchor and community volunteer, at East Brainerd Kiwanis, Friday, May 25, noon-1 p.m. at Holiday Inn – Hamilton Place, 2232 Center St.

Blake Freeman, director of Future Ready Institutes, HCDE, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, May 29, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Marisa Ogles, Community Foundation, at Hamilton Place Rotary Club.  Wednesday, May 30, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Christy Gillenwater, CEO of the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, May 31, noon at the Convention Center.

John Cosgrove, AEGIS, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, June 1, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

District 3 Congressional Forum, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, June 4, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Kelly Browland, Red Cross, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, June 8, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Speaker Beth Harwell, candidate for governor of Tennessee, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, June 11, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Paul D. Pearigen, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, June 12, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Sheriff Jim Hammond, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, June 18, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

State House District 30 Forum, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, June 25, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.


Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report

Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: BARNACK, DENNIS J  HOMELESS CHATTANOOGA, 374116001  Age at Arrest: 44 years old Arresting Agency: Chatt. Housing Authority CRIMINAL TRESPASSING EVADING ARREST --- BELL, JACOLBRE DARLINE  3709 CARL WHITE PL CHATTANOOGA, 37410  Age at Arrest: 23 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Police Blotter: Thief With Stolen Chinese Dinner Yells Apology As Employees Give Chase; Musician Has $10,000 Violin Stolen

An employee of the Buffet King, 5230 Highway 153 Suite C., said a white male entered the restaurant and had asked for a to-go box. He filled the box at the buffet before exiting the store passing all points of sale without offering payment. Employees ran after the suspect who yelled an apology before entering a red sedan and fleeing the scene. * ** At theTexas Roadhouse on ... (click for more)

Brown V. Board (1954) 64 Years Late: Our Schools At A Crossroads

May 17, 1954 is a date forever etched upon the annals of American history because on that pivotal day the Supreme Court would affirm in the decision of Brown v. Board (1954). “We conclude that in the field of public education the doctrine of ‘separate but equal’ has no place. Separate educational facilities are inherently unequal.” This ruling overturned the infamous Plessy v. Ferguson ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Words For The Ages

I was probably one of few people in the entire world who didn’t get caught up in the Royal Marriage of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry this weekend. I got over having any semblance of ‘pomp and circumstance’ a long time ago and, as a rule, studiously avoid those apt to ‘put on airs and graces.’ By ignoring the magnificent occasion, I made a big mistake and today it is with delight ... (click for more)

Six Chattanooga Baseball, Softball Teams Open State Play This Week

The state tournament matchups in baseball and softball have been announced. Only thing left is for the fortunate teams that have reached the 2018 TSSAA Spring Fling in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, to make a final push toward possible championships, the most prized trophies in high school sports. While only two local baseball teams -- Baylor and McCallie -- are ... (click for more)

Lookouts Fall (3-2) In 10th Inning Walk-Offs By Biloxi Saturday & Sunday

The Biloxi Shuckers (26-17) grabbed their second walk-off victory of the season in extra innings on Saturday night against the Chattanooga Lookouts (28-15) with a 3-2 win. The Lookouts have a 3 1/2 game lead over second-place Jackson in the North Division, while Biloxi has a 3 1/2 game lead over Mobile in the South Divisioon The Shuckers scored two runs to counter Chattanooga's ... (click for more)